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New Silk Road project, China setting up bank to fund it

The Marine Silk Road Bank to fund project Following up on the creation of a US$50bil infrastructure bank, China is creating a new bank to fund its “New Silk Road” project of intercontinental land routes and


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China interested in helping to build Singapore-Malaysia hi-speed rail

China is keen to help build a Malaysia-Singapore high-speed rail link, the official Xinhua news agency reported Premier Li Keqiang as saying on Monday. The interest, expressed at meetings with leaders from Malaysia on the sidelines


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Suspended monorail system with transparent trains planned for Shanghai

Shanghai may become equipped with a new means of transportation – a suspension railway with transparent hanging trains, according to eastday.com. A model of the sky train was displayed at the 2014 China International Industry Fair


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Bangkok skyscraper to be tallest in S.E Asia

The 125-floor tower will rise 615 m and include a luxury hotel, offices and an observation deck with panoramic views of Bangkok, developer says. Thai property firm Grand Canal Land (G Land) yesterday announced a project


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China gives go ahead for $24.5 bln in rail and airport projects

China has approved construction of five airports and three railway projects worth 150 billion yuan ($24.5 billion), the country’s top economic planning agency said on Wednesday, the latest move to speed up infrastructure projects to boost


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Thailand set to invest $2.4 bln in waterways system in next decade

BANGKOK: Thailand’s transport minister said that the military government is to spend about 78 billion baht ($2.4 billion) on developing the country’s waterways infrastructure over the next 10 years. That will include a 2.21 billion baht


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World’s Largest waste incinerator to be fully operational next month

The “world’s largest” waste incinerator will be up-and-running at full speed in a Beijing western suburb next month, China Daily reported. The incinerator will be able to process 3,000 tons of household garbage per day, which


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W Beijing – Chan g’an Officially Opens

COFCO Land Holdings Limited (“COFCO Land Holdings”), a large commercial property developer and operator specialising in the development, operation, sales, leasing and management of mixed used complexes and commercial properties in China, has announced that its


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Watch amazing footage of construction currently underway on former 2010 Shanghai expo site

Aerial cinematography of the construction site of The Green Valley an urban regeneration project turning this former industrial site into a new urban area in Shanghai. This is what is to become of Shanghai’s ambitious 2010


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New platform to improve travel time to Changi Airport

Commuters heading towards Changi Airport can look forward to faster travel from 2024. Singapore: A new platform will be added to the Tanah Merah station; as such, commuters travelling towards Expo and Changi Airport can enjoy


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